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see MedinipurMedinipur
, formerly Midnapore
, town (1991 pop. 125,498), West Bengal state, E India, on the Kasai River. It is a district administrative center and has textile and chemical manufactures. A canal links Medinipur with Kolkata (Calcutta).
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Summary: Midnapore (West Bengal) [India] Feb 17 (ANI): Continuing the centuries-old tradition, Indo-Bangladesh 'Urs Special Train' with 2255 pilgrims on board arrived at Midnapore railway station in West Bengal on Sunday morning.
OVER 84 per cent of the electorate exercised their franchise on Thursday in the sixth and last phase of crucial West Bengal Assembly election in the two districts of East Midnapore and Cooch Behar.
Eleven people were injured in a clash between workers of the Congress party and the state's ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) at Sabong in West Midnapore district.
Summary: Midnapore (West Bengal) [India], Jul 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday trained guns at Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government saying the 'murder your opponents' syndicate is flourishing in the state.
IT WAS a pleasantly peaceful experience for Rina Dey when she went to cast her vote on Wednesday at the Binpur High School in West Midnapore district of West Bengal.
Summary: Midnapore (West Bengal) [India], July 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a Krishak Kalyan Samavesh (farmer's welfare rally) on Monday at Midnapore town in West Bengal.
The CM wrote in the letter that two Maoists, Asim Mahato and Amiya Mahato, were arrested from a Trinamool camp at the Midnapore municipality guesthouse on Monday.
Summary: Midnapore (West Bengal) [India], May 6 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers have alleged that they were attacked by Trinamool Congress (TMC) cadres during the panchayat election campaign in West Bengal's West Midnapore district.
Taking her signature parade of the dead to districts, Mamata on Saturday led a procession in Midnapore with the bodies of the seven persons who were killed in a political clash at Netai village near Lalgarh.